[squeak-dev] Corrupt MCZ files in the squeak46 repo

Chris Muller asqueaker at gmail.com
Sun Aug 23 17:51:06 UTC 2015

I don't know exactly how or why, but I know its related to saving two
different versions of the same package (with different UUID's) but
with the same exact filename (e.g., same package, author and version

On Fri, Aug 21, 2015 at 8:06 PM, David T. Lewis <lewis at mail.msen.com> wrote:
> We apparently have some corrupt MCZ files in the squeak46 archive. I think we have
> seen this problem before, so before I try to "fix" it, does anyone recognize this
> or know the source of the problem?
> The corrupt archives that I see so far are in category System. The files are good
> in trunk, but empty in squeak46. On the server, it looks like this:
> davidlewis at squeak-box4:/srv/box2/home/squeaksource/ss$ find . -name System-\*.75[13].mcz | xargs ls -ltd
> -rw-r--r-- 1 davidlewis davidlewis  79468 Jul  6 17:59 ./squeak46/System-topa.753.mcz
> -rw-r--r-- 1 davidlewis davidlewis 926999 Jul  6 16:52 ./trunk/System-topa.753.mcz
> -rw-r--r-- 1 davidlewis davidlewis  79870 Jul  2 20:27 ./squeak46/System-cmm.751.mcz
> -rw-r--r-- 1 davidlewis davidlewis 926651 Jul  2 18:24 ./trunk/System-cmm.751.mcz
> Presumably we can copy the good MCZ files from trunk to squeak46, but before
> I do that does anyone recognize what the problem might be?
> Dave

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